|All The Royal Families of Europe|
Early New England Ancestors of Royal Families
Keywords: Colonial America
|How the nation was won : America's untold story, 1630-1754 - H Graham Lowry|
A history book from the Larouche movement
Keywords: Larouche; Colonial America
Downloads: 885 (1 review)
|History of the United States, Volume 1 - Charles A. Beard & Mary Ritter Beard|
Charles Austin Beard was the most influential American historian of the early 20th century. He published hundreds of monographs, textbooks and interpretive studies in both history and political science. He graduated from DePauw University in 1898, where he met and eventually married Mary Ritter Beard, one of the founders of the first Greek-letter society for women, Kappa Alpha Theta. Many of his books were written in collaboration with his wife, whose own interests lay in feminism and the labor ...
Keywords: america; history; pilgrims; colonial america
|Soapmaking in Colonial America - Cherry&Lyrics|
this podcast is about the soapmaking techniques used by colonial Americans
Keywords: soap; soapmaking; soap making; colonial america; pilgrims
|The Gray Champion by Nathaniel Hawthorne - Roy Trumbull|
This story is set in the early colonial period during the rule of James II when the Colonial rulers appointed by the crown were Anglicans and those ruled were Puritans. Hawthorne's story is based upon one of the most commonly shared folklore themes in the world, the arising of a supernatural champion in times of peril.
Keywords: James II; colonial America; Hawthorne; champion
Downloads: 506 (1 review)
|A Description of New England - Captain John Smith|
Captain John Smith was an English soldier, explorer, and author. He is remembered for his role in establishing the first permanent English settlement in North America at Jamestown, Virginia, and his brief association with the Virginia Indian girl Pocahontas during an altercation with the Powhatan Confederacy and her father, Chief Powhatan. The M4B auidobook files and images here are based on this LibriVox catalog page.
Keywords: colonial America; Jamestown; history; M4B; iPod
|L' Arbre Croche Mission - Henry Bedford-Jones|
A memorable relation briefly setting forth the historical facts and eschewing all fable & legend, as erected by untutored minds, touching upon the justly famed mission of the Crooked Tree
Keywords: Native Americans; L' Arbre Croche Mission; Colonial America; New France; Jesuits
|Chickcast 11 - Pocahontas - Chick History|
Pocahontas is an American icon and one of the most elusive figures in history. For centuries, what we knew about her came from the written record of the Jamestown colonists. All that changed in 2007 with the publishing of the Mattaponi tribeâs oral history of her life. The book has caused a lot of controversy but it has also shed light on one of historyâs most celebrated and misunderstood individuals.
Keywords: Chick History; Women's History; Pocahontas; John Smith; John Rolfe; Jamestown; Virginia; Colonial America; Native American History
Downloads: 1,227 (1 review)
|American Freedom Moment-Plymouth Colony Vol1 Issue1 - Tim Fink|
An American Freedom Moment podcast about the beginnings of the Plymouth Colony around 1620. Illustrates how their communal economic model they first used did not give the opportunity the settlers needed. How they solved their issue by allowing private property.
Keywords: Puritans; communal; economy; Plymouth Colony; Plymouth; 1620; colonial America; private property; land; economy
|Old Times In Old Monmouth - Beekman|
Old Times in Old Monmouth. Historical reminiscences of old Monmouth County, New Jersey, being a series of historical sketches relating to old Monmouth County (now Monmouth and Ocean). By Edwin Salter and George Beekman. Published in 1887. Much on the American Revolution: Battle of Monmouth, Loyalist and Patriot skirmishes, the death of Captain Joshua Huddy. Colonial times. The celebration of the nation's centennial.
Keywords: American Revolution; Monmouth County; New Jersey; Joshua Huddy; Loyalists; Privateers; colonial America
|The Life of Washington by Washington Irving - Roy Trumbull|
These are two chapters (16 & 24) that are concerned with the British attempts to take Fort Duquesne. (Later it will be known as Pittsburg.) In chapter 16 a young George Washington is an aide to General Braddock. Braddock with superior forces and equipment, will preside over of one of the most humiliating defeats suffered by the British in the colonial period. It costs Braddock his life. In witnessing British hubris and tactical blunders, I can imagine Washington taking notes that later served hi...
Keywords: audio book; George Washington; French; Fort Duquesne; history; colonial America; General Braddock
|The Surprising Adventures of Bampfylde Moore Carew, King of the Beggars - Bampfylde Moore Carew; Robert Goadby|
LibriVox recording of The Surprising Adventures of Bampfylde Moore Carew, King of the Beggars by Bampfylde Moore Carew and Robert Goadby. Read in English by Grant Hurlock. The Surprising Adventures of Bampfylde Moore Carew recounts the wide-ranging exploits of a real-life rogue – a wily professional mendicant who roams 18th-century England extracting charity from merchants, clergyman, and members of the landed gentry alike, employing in his craft an ingenious variety of deceptions and disguise...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; autobiography; Indians; picaresque; Newfoundland; colonial america; Bonnie Prince Charlie; gypsies; roguery; romany; trickster; maryland
|Who Brought the Slaves to America? - Walter White, Jr.|
An informational pamphlet on Sephardic Jews' instrumental role in the trans-Atlantic slave trade of black Africans.
Keywords: Jews; slavery; slave trade; trans-atlantic; transatlantic; american; aaron lopez; colonial america; rum; sugar; africa; west indies